Free compost giveaway

(Penticton, BC – September 6, 2018) – Take note Penticton.  Before putting your yard to bed for winter, give it what it needs most – Penticton Compost!

The City of Penticton will be hosting a week-long free compost giveawayevent where residential and commercial customers can pick up any volume of compost, for free!

“Customers are invited to pick up compost during the week of September 17 to September 22”, said Community Sustainability Coordinator, David Kassian.

Follow the signs to the compost site, located past the entrance to Campbell Mountain Landfill on Spiller Road. The compost site will be open Monday to Friday from 8:30am to 4:30pm, and Saturday from 6:00am to 4:30pm. For more details, call City Yards at 250-490-2500, email public.works@penticton.ca, or visit www.penticton.ca/compost.

Please ensure all loads are covered and/or tarped prior to leaving the site.

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Contacts:

David Kassian

Community Sustainability Coordinator

City of Penticton

250-328-5738

 

Philip Cooper

Communications Manager

City of Penticton

250-490-2583